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This year Rocky Mountain National Park is celebrating its 100th year with special events throughout the summer season. It’s a great year to visit and get a dose of history along with fresh air and exercise. Learn about the people … Continue reading
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If you have the great fortune of living in Colorado and you like to spend time outdoors, you have probably been passed up on the trail, zoomed past on the slopes, and outdone even when you feel like you are … Continue reading
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An ex-racecar driver. A lady who once owned two rattlesnakes. A former pole climber (utility poles, that is) who know keeps bees. And a woman who was terrified of fish. This was the group we recently took on a team … Continue reading
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From 1987 to 2007, Americans spent 25% fewer hours out of doors, a figure that has gone down about 1% each year since then. At the same time, the hours we spend online as a society have increased exponentially. Americans … Continue reading
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A new study from neuroscientists at the University of Western Australia debunked the long-held myth that drinking causes depression. (Read about it here) We were certainly glad to hear that after all the beer we drank on our Boulder Beer Tour … Continue reading
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September is breeding season for elk, known as “rut,” from the Latin meaning “roar.” If you’ve ever been around a male elk in the fall, you’ll know why. As the bull (male) elks descend to lower elevations to mate, they … Continue reading
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A new poll conducted by Business Insider found that Americans think Colorado has the most beautiful scenery. 1,603 U.S. citizens were asked to rate states based on a variety of criteria, like most annoying sports fans, best and worst food, … Continue reading
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Outside magazine’s list of Best Trails came out the other day, and guess which destination we weren’t surprised made the cut? Porcupine Rim in Moab, Utah. Outside named it “Best Mountain Biking Trail You Have Heard Of,” citing the twisty … Continue reading
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U.S. President Teddy Roosevelt once said Chautauqua is “the most American thing in America.” That’s a good enough endorsement for us, but just what is Chautauqua? Originally and Iroquois word, Chautauqua was an adult education movement in late 19th and … Continue reading
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The days are upon us, but instead of thinking of sweltering temperatures and a scorching sunburn, we’re seeing stars. The dog days are a period of time from July to mid-August when the star Sirius — called the Dog Star … Continue reading
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